Celtic are looking for quality additions to help them become more competitive in Europe.
HITC Sport understands that Boro are close on a double deal, while Crystal Palace are nearing a loan signing and two Championship sides are battling for a Riverside forward.
HITC Sport understands the Middlesbrough midfielder is close to a move, which could see the arrival of a Stoke City star.
Celtic need further investment in their squad to enable them to challenge in Europe.
West Ham United should make a move for out-of-favour Stoke City man.
Ahead of a contest that pits two under-pressure Welsh managers up against each other, we discuss the potential line-ups of both sides.
The Spaniard reportedly had a buy-out clause in his contract at the Britannia Stadium.
The Reds were linked with a move for the Stoke City forward this week, but it would make little sense.
Stoke City beat Sheffield Wednesday 2-0 in the Capital One Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday night.
The striker scored the only goal of the game from the spot on Monday and is determined to continue putting in good performances for the side.